What Engine Options are Available for the 2022 Ram 1500?

2022 Ram 1500 from the side

Many drivers base their truck purchase on its engine power and capability. Because of this, the Oxford Dodge team often receives questions about the engine power of the 2022 Ram 1500. Wondering what engine options are available for the 2022 Ram 1500? Below, we’ve broken down the engine specifications and performance ratings for every 2022 Ram 1500 powertrain. 

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3.6L V6 Engine 

The standard powertrain found inside the 2022 Ram 1500 is a 3.6-litre, V6 engine. This engine works in conjunction with an eight-speed automatic transmission system to power the rear wheels, though four-wheel drive configurations are also available. In terms of performance, this standard V6 engine is capable of producing up to 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque, which is plenty of power for the average driver’s needs. 

2022 Ram 1500 dashboard

5.7L V8 Engine 

Drivers looking for even more power should consider upgrading to the 5.7-litre V8 engine, which is available with or without Ram’s fuel-saving eTorque system. Outputting 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque this engine provides the 2022 Ram 1500 with even more utility. Like the standard engine, the V8 features an eight-speed automatic transmission, standard rear-wheel drive, and optional four-wheel drive. 

Turbocharged Diesel 3.0-Litre V6 Engine 

Drivers looking for maximum towing capability will want the 2022 Ram 1500’s available, turbocharged, diesel-powered, 3.0-litre V6 engine. With an output of 260 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque, this engine has been optimized for towing and hauling heavy loads. This engine also comes equipped to an eight-speed automatic, and features standard RWD/optional 4WD. 

Supercharged 6.2-Litre V8 Engine 

The range-topping 2022 Ram 1500 TRX comes standard with a supercharged, 6.2-litre, V8 engine. Featuring 702 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque, this highly-capable engine provides an exciting driving experience like no other. An eight-speed automatic transmission system and four-wheel drive both come standard with this engine. 

Shop for the 2022 Ram 1500 at Oxford Dodge

Oxford Dodge is the perfect place for drivers in the London, Ontario area to shop for the 2022 Ram 1500. No matter what your personal preferences are, our team will work carefully with you to determine the configuration of this truck that’s right for your needs. Curious about our current selection of 2022 Ram 1500 models? Explore our online inventory, today, to see all the 2022 Ram 1500 models we currently have in stock.